Alfing has more than 70 years of experience in the development and manufacture of specialized machinery and machining centers. Based on this vast experience, we have developed customer-specific solutions for each machining process – from individual machines to complete production lines. Our customer base includes most of the major automotive manufacturers, as well as their supplier base. We are considered to be one of the world’s leading machine tool builders, particularly in the area of con rod manufacturing. Numerous patents, including methods for fracturing con rods, support our emphasis on developing innovative and cost-effective solutions for our customers. ALFING - Proficient in manufacturing, assembly and automation Alfing Kessler Sondermaschinen GmbH (AKS) was founded in 1938. Their current product line encompasses transfer lines and dial machines, machining centers and fracture systems. Their core area of expertise is in the machining of con rods, and light alloy materials. Alfing Montagetechnik GmbH (AMT) opened their doors in 1981. They are active in the fields of nutrunner technology, assembly machines, and automation. Alfing has represented in the USA since 1992 with sales and service office. In 2009 a service organization was founded in China. The Alfing companies, AKS and AMT, together with their branch officies in th USA and China, work together under a holding company and employ approx. 500 people wordwide.